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The Great Massachusetts Beer Garden Backlash Has Arrived

Everyone loves a good beer garden. When it comes to combining the trends in after-hours imbibing, they’re right in the sweet spot: sought-after brews, fresh air, […]

The Weymouth taproom of Vitamin Sea Brewing
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Check Out the Vitamin Sea Brewing Taproom in Weymouth

It’s time to see what all the hype is about: Vitamin Sea Brewing now has a taproom to visit in Weymouth. The highly anticipated new […]

Deep Cuts Deli "Big Trouble in Little Boston" sandwich at BearMoose Brewing Company
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Deep Cuts Deli to Open with BearMoose Brewery in Everett

The latest brewery headed for Everett could be your lunch stop on future beer tours around the Fermentation District. BearMoose Brewing Company is now under construction in the north-of-Boston city, […]

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Check Out the Sunday Brunch Menu at Trillium Fort Point

Wake up and smell the caramelized sugar and brewery grains. Trillium Fort Point officially launches brunch this Sunday, bringing farm-fresh crispy potatoes and eggs, spent […]

Hopsters Alley boston public market
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Attention, Local Breweries: Boston Public Market Wants You

The Boston Public Market’s original craft beer vendor, Hopsters Alley, has closed, but market shoppers won’t go thirsty for too long as the downtown food […]

The Great Molasses Disaster imperial stout by Backlash Beer Co.
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Drink This Now: The Great Molasses Disaster by Backlash Beer

When Helder Pimentel learned the horrible details about the Great Boston Molasses Flood, it was over beers with friends. Though the Backlash Beer founder and […]

Winter Hill Brewing coconut milk stout "Praxis," paired with an oatmeal cookie sandwich by Littleburg
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Drink This Now: (Vegan) Coconut Milk Stout in Somerville

OK, Jeff Rowe knows most beer is vegan. The brewer and cofounder of Winter Hill Brewing Co. is currently vegan himself, and has been vegetarian […]

Trillium's JC and Esther Tetreault in the barreling mezzanine of the Canton brewery
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Trillium Responds to Pay-Cut Backlash with New Worker Policies

Trillium Brewing Company took a public-relations cue from another retail giant and has raised some of its workers’ minimum wage to $15. The move is […]

The taproom at Mighty Squirrel brewery in Waltham
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First Look at Mighty Squirrel Brewery and Taproom in Waltham

Beer fans are going to want to get moving: Mighty Squirrel is almost ready to open its first-ever taproom. Located near ample green space and […]

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Five Seasonal Beers (and Cider) to Add to Your Holiday Table

Thanksgiving dinner is only the beginning—by the time the clock strikes 2019, we imagine you’ll have had dozens of opportunities to savor a seasonal drink […]

Jack's Abby cofounders Eric, Sam and Jack Hendler
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Jack’s Abby and Springdale Are Taking Over a North Station Bar

Give yourself extra time to catch your train this winter: Track Zero Taproom, from breweries Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers and Springdale Barrel Room, opens later […]

Lord Hobo finally has a place for people to hang out at its Woburn headquarters
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Lord Hobo Beer Hall Opened This Weekend in Woburn

Just in time for the weekend, Woburn has a brand new beer bar from a team of craft beer pros. The Lord Hobo Beer Hall—aka […]

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Five New Boston Breweries to Keep an Eye On in 2018

Massachusetts is home to upwards of 150 craft breweries and counting. As much as we love trying new beer styles, and traveling to check out […]

L.L. Bean 2018 beer collaboration promo video
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Five Maine Breweries Are Releasing L.L. Bean Beers This Fall

To coincide with this season’s forthcoming line of “small batch” Bean Boots, iconic Maine retailer L.L.Bean has teamed up with a handful of local breweries […]

Brewer's Fork
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Ask the Editor: A Good Restaurant for Fun and Beer-Loving Relatives?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: Where should I take my aunt and […]